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Pastor Fatoyinbo is on his own, CAN responds to rape allegation

Minister Biodun Fatoyinbo, the originator of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), is without anyone else and does what he loves in his congregation.

This was the response of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, to the most recent claim of assault shaking Christendom.

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CAN President, Rev. Supo Ayokunle said the affiliation does not manage how ministers work their houses of worship.

Ayokunle was responding to the claim of assault leveled by Busola Dakolo, spouse of the prominent performer, Timi Dakolo, that Pastor Fatoyinbo assaulted her more than once when she was a minor.

In a quick response, Fatoyinbo denied the claim, however, conceded Busola once went to a similar church with her family.

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Fatoyinbo thus requested his legal counselors to organize both criminal and the collective body of evidence against Busola.

Responding to the adventure, Ayodele’s Special Assistant on Media and Communications, Pastor Oladeji Adebayo, said CAN does not control how ministers work.

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Talking with Telegraph on the issue, Adebayo said the body neither manages nor intercede in the running of places of worship.

He stated: “I am sorry CAN does not mediate in how places of worship are running. Houses of worship have a place with categories, and these are

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the two bodies that control how ministers run their services, not CAN. CAN manage intrareligious matters and stands between the congregation and the administration.”